Title: Amos T. Akerman to William W. Belknap, 9 November 1871
Date: November 9, 1871
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.03457
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Nov. 9, 1871.
Hon. Wm. W. Belknap,
Secretary of War.
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your communication of the 7th instant, transmitting papers relating to an attempt of S. G. Burbridge, to perpetrate a fraud upon the Quartermaster's Department by making out a false claim, et cet.,—and to inform you that the papers have been transmitted to the District Attorney of Kentucky for proper action.
Very respectfully, &c.
A. T. Akerman, Attorney General.
S. G. Burbridge